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CNN
Oct 7, 2012 12:00pm PDT
. let me bring in somebody you know, senator john king. john, you watched, and you commented on the presidential debate. neither mitt romney nor president obama even mention the fiscal cliff. they talked a lot about the economy, they talked a lot about jobs. if i were a voter, i would be demanding an answer right now on exactly how anyone who wants any elective office in washington plans to prevent this insanity. >> it sort of came up once when jim lehrer reminded them and said, raise your hand if you'll take a deal for one dollar in tax increases you'll take $10 in spending cuts. neither one of them wanted to take that deal. neither wants to approach this because no one wants to say if i cut a real deal, i will cut the programs you love. governor romney knows the revenue question will be back on the table in some form. senator nunn has been gone from the town for a while and he's probably grateful for that. he used to serve in what they call the world's most deliberative body. not so much anymore. >>> coming up, winston churchill once said, you can always count on americans to do t
CNBC
Oct 11, 2012 8:00pm EDT
starbucks counsel and obama supporter. doug was senator john mccain's economic adviser during the 2008 presidential campaign. and paula, what does business want to hear? we heard an awful lot about bowles-simpson today, heard them talking about cnbc earlier. is that what business is looking for? >> business really wants to hear a plan that is built for the future. the economy is hurting right now and the very most important thing here is to stop the bleeding, continue the growth. it is really important to hear a vision for the future that includes fiscal responsibility, but also recognizes we're in this together. >> you know, doug, you think about a plan for the future, and what i have heard from just about everybody who endorses bowles-simpson it should not be taking place overnight, they would like to see something down the road. where do you think we start getting some traction with that and get both sides working together? >> i think the important thing tonight becky, is to first hear an appreciation of the business community. the past four years the business community has i think
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